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Nielsen Holdings PLC

NLSN.N

Latest Trade

19.74USD

Change

-0.25(-1.25%)

Volume

808,558

Today's Range

19.69

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20.05

52 Week Range

17.94

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27.56

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Pricing

Previous Close
19.99
Open
19.96
Volume
808,558
3M AVG Volume
68.88
Today's High
20.05
Today's Low
19.69
52 Week High
27.56
52 Week Low
17.94
Shares Out (MIL)
355.81
Market Cap (MIL)
7,112.65
Forward P/E
11.04
Dividend (Yield %)
1.20

Next Event

Q4 2019 Nielsen Holdings PLC Earnings Release

Latest Developments

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Nielsen Expands Analytic Relationship With General Mills

Elliott Management Supports Nielsen Separation

Nielsen Holdings Q3 Loss Per Share $1.33

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About Nielsen Holdings PLC

Nielsen Holdings plc is a performance management company. The Company provides to clients an understanding of what consumers watch and what they buy and how those choices intersect. The Company's segments include what consumers buy (Buy), consisting principally of market research information and analytical services, and what consumers watch and listen to (Watch), consisting principally of television, radio, online and mobile audience and advertising measurement services and corresponding analytics. The Buy segment provides measurement services, which include its core tracking and scan data (primarily transactional measurement data and consumer behavior information), and analytical services to businesses in the consumer packaged goods industry. Its Watch data is used by its media clients to understand their audiences, establish the value of their advertising inventory and maximize the value of their content, and by its advertising clients to plan and optimize their spending.

Industry

Business Services

Contact Info

85 Broad St

+1.646.6545000

http://www.nielsen.com/

Executive Leadership

James A. Attwood

Independent Chairman of the Board

David W. Kenny

Chief Executive Officer, Director

David John Anderson

Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer

Michael Alicea

Interim Chief Human Resource Officer

Giovanni Tavolieri

Chief Technology and Operations Officer

Key Stats

2.18 mean rating - 17 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, USD)

2016

6.3K

2017

6.6K

2018

6.5K

2019(E)

6.5K
EPS (USD)

2016

2.580

2017

2.680

2018

1.830

2019(E)

1.811
Price To Earnings (TTM)
--
Price To Sales (TTM)
1.10
Price To Book (MRQ)
3.30
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
--
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
393.83
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
380.00
Return on Investment (TTM)
-10.91
Return on Equity (TTM)
-9.51

Latest News

Latest News

Nielsen to split into two companies, gets backing from investor Elliott

Market research firm Nielsen Holdings Plc <NLSN.N> said on Thursday it would split into two publicly traded companies in a bid to boost shareholder value, a year after activist investor Elliott Management urged a sale of the company.

Nielsen to separate into two publicly traded companies

Nielsen Holdings Plc said on Thursday it had decided to split the market research firm into two publicly traded companies.

India's consumer goods growth slows as rural demand cools: Nielsen

India's consumer goods industry is losing steam as spending in the country's rural heartland cools and small manufacturers lose competitive advantages in a slowing economy, market research firm Nielsen said on Thursday.

Nielsen, Headset partner to study U.S. cannabis market

Consumer research services provider Nielsen Holdings Plc said on Wednesday it had teamed up with cannabis analytics company Headset, to help packaged goods companies understand the U.S. cannabis market.

Nielsen narrows list of private equity bidders: sources

A private equity consortium led by Blackstone Group LP and Hellman & Friedman LLC and a group that includes Advent International and Goldman Sachs Group Inc's buyout arm have advanced to the second round of bidding for Nielsen Holdings Plc, people familiar with the matter...

Nielsen shortlists private equity bidders-sources

A private equity consortium led by Blackstone Group LP and Hellman & Friedman LLC, as well as a grouping comprising Advent International and Goldman Sachs Group Inc's buyout arm, are through to the second round of bidding for Nielsen Holdings Plc, people familiar with the...

Exclusive: TV ratings provider Nielsen expands review to include company sale

Nielsen Holdings Plc will expand a review of strategic alternatives to include a sale of the entire TV ratings company, the firm told Reuters on Tuesday, after coming under pressure to do so from hedge fund Elliott Management Corp.

Elliott takes stake in Nielsen, urges sale; shares jump

Elliott Management, one of the world's biggest hedge funds, disclosed that it held a large stake in information services company Nielsen Holdings <NLSN.N> and urged it to considering selling itself.

Elliott Management reveals 5.1 percent stake in Nielsen Holdings

Activist investor Elliott Management Corp disclosed a 5.1 percent stake on Monday in TV-ratings company Nielsen Holdings, sending the company's shares up 12.4 percent before the bell. (https://bit.ly/2MlYokd)

Elliott takes big stake in Nielsen to push company to sell itself: WSJ

Activist investor Elliott Management Corp has taken a large stake in Nielsen Holdings Plc <NLSN.N> as it plans to push the TV-ratings company to sell itself, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing sources.

BRIEF-Activision Blizzard Partners With Nielsen On Esports Brand Valuation

* ACTIVISION BLIZZARD PARTNERS WITH NIELSEN ON ESPORTS BRAND VALUATION

BRIEF-Nielsen Announces Data And Technology Deal With IPG Mediabrands​

* NIELSEN - ANNOUNCED A DATA AND TECHNOLOGY AGREEMENT WITH IPG MEDIABRANDS

BRIEF-Ebiquity To Sell Advertising Intelligence Division To Nielsen Holdings

* EBIQUITY PLC - ENTERED INTO AN AGREEMENT FOR DISPOSAL OF ITS ADINTEL BUSINESS TO NIELSEN MEDIA RESEARCH LIMITED, A SUBSIDIARY OF NIELSEN HOLDINGS PLC

BRIEF-Nielsen Posts Q4 Adj. Earnings Per Share $0.52

* Q4 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.46 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S

BRIEF-Nielsen Posts Q4 Adj. Earnings Per Share $0.52

* Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.80, REVENUE VIEW $1.76 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S

BRIEF-Nielsen And Tribune Broadcasting Sign Multi-Year Agreement For National And Local TV Measurement

* NIELSEN AND TRIBUNE BROADCASTING SIGN MULTI-YEAR AGREEMENT FOR NATIONAL AND LOCAL TV MEASUREMENT

Nielsen Holdings PLC expected to post earnings of 80 cents a share - summary

* Nielsen Holdings PLC is expected to show a rise in quarterly revenue when it reports results.

BRIEF-Nielsen, Sinclair Broadcast Group Announce Multi-Year Agreement Renewal

* NIELSEN AND SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP ANNOUNCE MULTI-YEAR AGREEMENT RENEWAL FOR LOCAL AND NATIONAL TV MEASUREMENT

BRIEF-Nielsen and Comcast agree to incorporate set-top box viewing data into local TV measurement

* Nielsen and Comcast agree to incorporate set-top box viewing data into local TV measurement Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

BRIEF-Nielsen Holdings ‍reaffirms 2017 financial outlook and announces 2018 guidance​

* Nielsen Holdings Plc - Reaffirms 2017 financial outlook and announces 2018 guidance

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